Nathan Spreng, PhD

Nathan Spreng, PhD, associate proessor of neurology and neurosurgery and director of the Laboratory of Brtain and Cognition, both at McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The work was supported in part by the Elder Justice Foundation. His study, “Financial Exploitation Is Associated With Structural and Functional Brain Differences In Healthy Older Adults,” was published in the March 28, 2017, issue of The Journals of Gerontology.

Memory

Brain Changes May Make Older Adults Vulnerable to Scammers

Scam artists seem to prey relentlessly—and often successfully—on the elderly. By some estimates, nearly one in 20 older adults can…